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    Cavs draftee Sexton: No Kyrie-related pressure


    Collin Sexton, the point guard drafted Thursday by the Cavaliers, said he doesn't feel like he'll be operating in the shadow of expectations once held for Kyrie...

    Collin Sexton, the point guard drafted Thursday by the Cavaliers, said he doesn't feel like he'll be operating in the shadow of expectations once held for Kyrie Irving.

    Sources: Nuggets' Chandler to opt in for '18-'19


    Denver Nuggets forward Wilson Chandler to exercise his $12.8 million player option for the 2018-19...

    Denver Nuggets forward Wilson Chandler to exercise his $12.8 million player option for the 2018-19 season.

    Hornets call PG Walker 'focal point' of franchise


    General manager Mitch Kupchak wants point guard Kemba Walker to end his NBA career right where it started -- with the Charlotte...

    General manager Mitch Kupchak wants point guard Kemba Walker to end his NBA career right where it started -- with the Charlotte Hornets.

    Porzingis, Knox bond over 'boos' on draft night


    Knicks first-rounder Kevin Knox got a call from Kristaps Porzingis on Thursday, who told Knox that the boos he heard on draft night will eventually turn into...

    Knicks first-rounder Kevin Knox got a call from Kristaps Porzingis on Thursday, who told Knox that the boos he heard on draft night will eventually turn into cheers.

    Bruce Bowen on Kawhi: 'Are you kidding me?'


    Bruce Bowen has issues with Kawhi Leonard. "You got $18 million this year, and you think that they're trying to rush you? You didn't play for the most part a full season this year ... and you want to say that they didn't have your best interest at...

    Bruce Bowen has issues with Kawhi Leonard. "You got $18 million this year, and you think that they're trying to rush you? You didn't play for the most part a full season this year ... and you want to say that they didn't have your best interest at heart?"

    Sources: Mavs' Doncic unlikely for summer league


    The Mavericks are leaning toward holding first-round draft pick Luka Doncic, who played competitively for most of the past 10 months, out of summer league, team sources tell ESPN's Tim...

    The Mavericks are leaning toward holding first-round draft pick Luka Doncic, who played competitively for most of the past 10 months, out of summer league, team sources tell ESPN's Tim MacMahon.

    How this draft sets up future trades and free agency


    Trades and free agency are around the corner. Kevin Pelton looks at the ways an eventful draft night will lead to more...

    Trades and free agency are around the corner. Kevin Pelton looks at the ways an eventful draft night will lead to more moves.

    Bulls bulk up with Duke's Carter at No. 7 pick


    The Bulls chose to stay put at No. 7 overall and selected Duke center Wendell Carter Jr., whom they hope will pair up nicely with young forward Lauri...

    The Bulls chose to stay put at No. 7 overall and selected Duke center Wendell Carter Jr., whom they hope will pair up nicely with young forward Lauri Markkanen.

    How Luka Doncic got to the Dallas Mavericks


    After a pre-draft process full of mystery, Luka Doncic has landed with the Mavs. How did we get...

    After a pre-draft process full of mystery, Luka Doncic has landed with the Mavs. How did we get here?

    Knicks pass on bigger names and choose Knox


    Kevin Knox said he wasn't fazed by some of the boos he heard when the Knicks selected him at No. 9, saying that Knicks fans booed Kristaps Porzingis on draft night,...

    Kevin Knox said he wasn't fazed by some of the boos he heard when the Knicks selected him at No. 9, saying that Knicks fans booed Kristaps Porzingis on draft night, too.

    Trade tracker: Grades and details for every deal


    Which players and picks are on the move? We've got a rundown of the latest trades on draft...

    Which players and picks are on the move? We've got a rundown of the latest trades on draft night.

    Lakers get Michigan stretch-4 Wagner at No. 25


    The Lakers hope they found another late-round gem in No. 25 pick Moritz Wagner, a 6-foot-11 forward who helped lead Michigan to the national title game last...

    The Lakers hope they found another late-round gem in No. 25 pick Moritz Wagner, a 6-foot-11 forward who helped lead Michigan to the national title game last season.

    Allen gets early Jazz welcome from star Mitchell


    Grayson Allen became the first senior plucked from the NBA's draft board Thursday night when the Utah Jazz selected the Duke guard with the 22nd...

    Grayson Allen became the first senior plucked from the NBA's draft board Thursday night when the Utah Jazz selected the Duke guard with the 22nd pick.

    Bamba to spread wings in Orlando as No. 6 pick


    Texas center Mo Bamba, who touts an NBA draft combine-record 7-foot-10 wingspan, was taken by the Orlando Magic with the sixth pick in the NBA...

    Texas center Mo Bamba, who touts an NBA draft combine-record 7-foot-10 wingspan, was taken by the Orlando Magic with the sixth pick in the NBA draft.

    Lowe: Should Celtics put Jaylen Brown in a Kawhi trade?


    If San Antonio is trading Kawhi Leonard, what would Boston offer? Zach Lowe explores how far the Celtics should...

    If San Antonio is trading Kawhi Leonard, what would Boston offer? Zach Lowe explores how far the Celtics should go.

    Basketball staycation: The guide for 2018 summer hoops


    Las Vegas is the focal point of all hoops this summer, but here's are a few alternatives to summer...

    Las Vegas is the focal point of all hoops this summer, but here's are a few alternatives to summer league.

    Seven best Kawhi Leonard trades we'd like to see


    The All-Star forward reportedly wants out of San Antonio. Our NBA Insiders give seven deals that...

    The All-Star forward reportedly wants out of San Antonio. Our NBA Insiders give seven deals that work.

    All the places LeBron James could take his talents in July


    LeBron James' decision on where to play next season could shake up the NBA. Where will the King find his throne? We look at the most likely...

    LeBron James' decision on where to play next season could shake up the NBA. Where will the King find his throne? We look at the most likely options.

    NBA free agency: Latest buzz, rumblings and reports


    The market officially opens July 1, but NBA free-agency news is coming in fast. Stay up-to-date with the latest rumors and...

    The market officially opens July 1, but NBA free-agency news is coming in fast. Stay up-to-date with the latest rumors and rumblings.

    ESPYS Voting: Best NBA Player


    Let your voice be heard and then tune in to the 2018 ESPY Awards on July 18 on...

    Let your voice be heard and then tune in to the 2018 ESPY Awards on July 18 on ABC!

    Billboard top 30: Every NBA team's pitch to LeBron James


    Fans around the NBA have put up billboards to woo LeBron James. What would it look like if all 30 teams did the same? See for...

    Fans around the NBA have put up billboards to woo LeBron James. What would it look like if all 30 teams did the same? See for yourself.

    Way-too-early NBA Power Rankings: The world waits for the King


    As the Warriors celebrate another title, the paths of multiple NBA franchises hinge on another offseason decision from LeBron...

    As the Warriors celebrate another title, the paths of multiple NBA franchises hinge on another offseason decision from LeBron James.